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DateVisit
29 May 2019Visit to Manderston House
06 June 2018ANDREW GRAHAM DIXON EXPLORES THE LATER LIFE AND TIMES OF CARAVAGGIO
19 April 2018Visit to Edinburgh to see 'War Horse"
16 April 2018MONDAY APRIL 16TH 11AM-4PM VISIT TO THE SCOTTISH PARLIAMENT
31 October 2017Area Event - Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites
06 October 2017Area event: THE JAPANESE GARDEN AT COWDEN CASTLE NEAR DOLLAR, CLACKMANNANSHIRE FK14 7PJ
02 October 2017Arts Society, Tayside - invitation for visit to Copenhagen
20 September 2017Visit to the World Heritage site of New Lanark
04 September 2017Area Trip to Cambridge
01 September 2017Area event - LECTURE BY ANDREW GRAHAM-DIXON: THE EXTRAORDINARY LIFE AND TIMES OF CARAVAGGIO
05 April 2017Scone Palace 5th April 2017
19 October 2016Visit to the Stirling Tapestries and Argyll's Lodging
15 April 2016Paisley Museum and Sma' Shot cottages, a weaving experience.
17 February 2016St Mary’s Song School and The Thistle Chapel, Edinburgh
18 November 2015 Rosslyn Chapel, Penicuik and Hopetoun House, South Queensferry
17 June 2015Hospitalfield House, Arbroath
26 March 2015The Chippendale International School of Furniture and Winton House, East Lothian
17 February 2015Gean House, Alloa February 17, 2015
19 November 2014Trinity House, Leith November 19, 2014
18 June 2014Floors Castle, Kelso
16 April 2014The National Museum of Scotland
27 February 2014Fife DFAS 20th Anniversary Lunch
20 November 2013The Scottish Ballet School and The Burrell Collection, Glasgow

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Visit to Manderston House
Wednesday 29 May 2019

Please note that this visit is now fully booked..... 

Manderston House  -at Duns in the Scottish borders

A house on which no expense was spared with opulent staterooms, the only silver-staircase in the world and extensive "downstairs" domestic quarters. The House stands in 56 acres of formal gardens, with magnificent stables and stunning marble dairy. John Kinross the architect, when enquiring how large his budget was, was told that money was no object.

It was built for Sir James Miller who married the Honourable Eveline Curzon, daughter of Lord Scarsdale, head of one of the oldest families in the country.

The registration form for this outing can be found in Documents.  Look under Our Society, then Documents.